LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE Job in Camp Pendleton, California – Department of the Navy



The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Navy. The opening is for a LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE in Camp Pendleton, California Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE – Camp Pendleton, California
Naval Medical Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 503428
Start Date: 11/30/-0001
End Date: 11/30/-0001

Qualification Summary
All applicants must meet the following Basic Requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualifications Standards Manual: Applicants must possess a current license to practice as practical or vocational nurses in a State or territory of the United States or the District of Columbia or must have applied for a license to practice. Applications of candidates possessing a license must be accompanied by a certified or photostatic copy of the license, a notarized statement attesting to the fact, or a citation of the license number and State issuing it. Non-licensed candidates who have completed their training may be appointed subject to obtaining the required license during the probationary period. Those not licensed must furnish the date on which they applied for a license and the jurisdiction involved. No person appointed pending licensure may be retained beyond the probationary period if licensure has not been attained. (Please provide copy of current license. Failure to possess this factor WILL result in an ineligible rating.) In addition to the Basic Requirements for this position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-05 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Assisting patients of all acuity levels (stable to terminally ill); Documenting information about patient conditions, physical assessment results, and nursing care plans in the medical record; Performing a wide range of diagnostic support including, but not limited to blood collection for laboratory studies, urine, stool, sputum and other specimen collection, and vital signs assessment; Utilizing the medical record for a variety of support services, including retrieving laboratory/radiological test results; Assisting primary care managers with a variety of diagnostic examinations; performs ongoing patient assessment and evaluation; Identifying emergent situations and initiates appropriate action and documentation; Administering medications under the supervision of a registered nurse or credentialed provider; Administering medications based on practical knowledge of the physiological effect, current condition of the patient and awareness of proper dosage; AND Providing customer service to patients, families, visitors, and other medical, nursing, and ancillary personnel throughout the Medical Treatment Facility. Examples of qualifying experience: Nursing care work in a hospital, outpatient clinic, nursing home, or other supervised medical, nursing, or patient care facility that provided a practical knowledge of human body structure and sterile techniques and procedures, performing such duties as: Providing pre- and post-operative patient care; Observing, recording, and reporting changes in behavior of mentally ill patients; Providing reassurance and encouragement to mentally ill patients; Assisting surgeons and registered nurses in operating room activities, including passing instruments, maintaining sterile conditions, and draping and positioning patients; Setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management web site:

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